Boys Basketball

Wesclin boys top Vandalia; Freshman has big game for Jerseyville girls

Boys basketball

Wesclin wins on the road against Vandalia

Wesclin beat Vandalia 46-37 on Saturday.

The top scorers for the Warriors were Brandon Courtney, with 16 points, and Hunter Ottensmeier, with 15 points.

Wesclin (19-4) will travel to face Central on Tuesday. Vandalia will play at Roxana on Tuesday Feb. 13.

Okawville easily beats Roxana

Okawville handily beat Roxana 76-40 on Saturday.

Okawville (16-8) will host New Athens on Tuesday. Roxana (4-20) will play Piasa Southwestern on Tuesday.

Mater Dei moves past Central

In a crosstown matchup Saturday night, Mater Dei beat Central 64-47.

Mater Dei (11-12) will play North Tech on Friday. Central (10-12) will play Wesclin on Tuesday.

Mount Vernon hands Cahokia a loss

Mount Vernon beat Cahokia 57-46 in conference play Saturday.

Mount Vernon (12-9) will travel to Fairfield on Monday. Cahokia (11-11) will play in another conference matchup against Carbondale on Friday.

Girls basketball

Breden leads Jerseyville to victory

Freshman Clare Breden scored 21 points in Jerseyville’s 52-46 win over Columbia on Saturday.

Sophia Bonalid was Columbia’s leading scorer with 17 points.

Jerseyville (20-5) will travel to Triad on Monday. Columbia (15-9) will play against Central on Monday.

Althoff gets conference win against Centralia

Gabby Siekmann scored 11 points in Althoff’s 47-42 win over Centralia on Saturday.

Megan Lewis and Tiffani Siekmann had 10 points apiece for the Crusaders in the win.

With the win, Althoff still remains in the middle of South Seven conference standings with a league record of 7-3.

Althoff (14-13) will play Wesclin on Monday. Centralia (3-21) will travel to Marion on Monday.